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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: NR-033-14
January 16, 2014

DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
 
They died Jan. 10, at Bagram Airfield, in Parwan Province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when the aircraft they were aboard crashed.  The incident is under investigation.
 
Killed were:
 
Chief Warrant Officer Andrew L. McAdams, 27, of Cheyenne, Wyo., assigned to Detachment 53, Operational Support Airlift Command, Joint Force Headquarters, Wyoming Army National Guard, Cheyenne, Wyo. 
 
Sgt. Drew M. Scobie, 25, of Kailua, Hawaii, assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st Battalion, 487th Field Artillery, Wahiawa, Hawaii Army National Guard, Oahu, Hawaii.
 
For more information on McAdams, media may contact the Wyoming National Guard public affairs office at (307) 631-4153. 
 
For more information on Scobie, media may contact the Hawaii National Guard public affairs office at (808) 388-5986.

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